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Oct

13

2021

Women Of The C-Suite: Dr Tina Marie Covington of Anderson Center for Autism On The Five Things You Need To Succeed As A Senior Executive

Asa part of our interview series called “Women Of The C-Suite” , we had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. Tina Marie Covington, Chief Operating Officer of Anderson Center for Autism. Tina Marie Covington, a passionate leader who’s served with heart through the global pandemic, became Anderson Center for Autism’s first Chief Program Officer in November 2017 before landing the role as the agency’s Chief Operating Officer in January 2018.

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Sep

13

2021

Anderson Center for Autism announces promotion

Anderson Center for Autism announced that it has promoted City of Albany resident Gina M. Feliciano, Ph.D., BCBA-D, SAS, LBA (previously Senior Program Director) to the position Chief Program Officer.

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Sep

02

2021

Anderson Center opens first preschool program in partnership with Dutchess County preschool

The Anderson Center for Autism, an educational, vocational and residential nonprofit for children and adults with autism, announced in late August that its first preschool program will open this September.

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Sep

01

2021

An open letter to a direct support professional

Dear Direct Support Professional, National Recognition Week for Direct Support Professionals is quickly approaching (September 12-18, 2021), and while we’re grateful for you all year long, this official celebration of you and your colleagues carves out an opportunity for a great big public “thank you” and a chance to give you a collective round of applause.

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Aug

23

2021

Anderson Center for Autism Announces Opening of its First Preschool Program for Students Ages 3-5 With Autism and Related Disorders

Anderson Center for Autism announced today that it has obtained final approval from the New York State Education Department to open its first preschool in September. The program, designed for students ages 3-5 with behavioral characteristics of autism and related disorders, will be housed at Cold Spring Elementary School in Stanfordville, New York.

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Aug

23

2021

Anderson Center opening preschool in Dutchess County for children with autism

The Anderson Center for Autism will open its first preschool next month in Dutchess County for children ages 3 to 5 with behavioral characteristics of autism and related disorders.

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Aug

16

2021

Back to School, Educated and Enlightened

As summer winds down and backpack sales ramp up, there’s no question that families have added an extra-important toolkit to their typical set of school supplies this year.

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Jul

22

2021

5 destinations designed for autism-friendly travel

TRAVELING WITH AUTISTIC CHILDREN or family members is a complex proposition. It’s a great way to give your loved one a truly memorable experience, though it can take everyone out of their comfort zone where its easy to feel the most safe and calm.

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Jul

16

2021

What Does It Mean to Be an Autism-Supportive Online College?

To effectively communicate with autistic students, here’s what IT teams need to understand to be inclusive.

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Jun

30

2021

Family Support Groups Ultimately Support All of Us

Parents and caregivers of children with autism often describe those first moments following the diagnosis in a similar fashion. The complex layers of emotion they feel run the gamut - from mourning the loss of certain dreams and expectations they had for their kids to finally feeling empowered with the knowledge they’ll need to best care for their children.

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